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The Man versus the State, Containing “ The New Toryism”; “ The Coming

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The Factors of Organic Evolution.

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Illustrations of Universal Progress.

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1. Progress :: its Law and Cause.

8. Illogical Geology.
Männers and Fashions.

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3. The Genesis of Science.

to. The Social Organism:
4. The Physiology of Laughter.

ii. Use and Beauty:
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The Sources of Architectural Types.

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The Philosophy of Style.

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2. Over-Legislation.

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Personal Beauty.is

Parliamentary Reforms: the Dangers

5. Representative Government,

and Safeguards.

6. Prison Ethics.

Mill versins Hamilton : the Test of Truth.

Recent Discussions.

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i. Morals and Moral Sentiments.

5. The'Genesis of Science.
2. Origin of Animal Worship.

8. Specialized Administrations.

3.: »The Classification of the Sciences : 9. What is Electricity ?.

4. Postscript : Replying to Criticisms.

The Constitution of the Sun.

5. Reasons for dissenting from the Philos-

The Collective Wisdom.

ophy of Comte.

Political Fetichism

6 Of Lain in General and the Order of 13. Mr. Martineau on Evolution.

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Italy

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Spain.

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India.

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100 Æsop's Fables. Illustrated.-
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107 Hawthorne's Tanglewood Taler.
44 The Book of Authors.

108 Southey's Life of Nelson.
45 Pope,

109 Lord Bacon's Essays, &c., &c.
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110 Plutarch's Lives. (Grecian.)
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111 Ditto

ditto
49 Oxenford's French Songs.

112 Ditto (Roman.) *
50 Gil BI The Adventures of.

113 Ditto

ditto
51 The Talmud, Selections from

114 Baron Munchausen. . Illustrated.
52 Virgil, (Dryden's), The Works of.

115 Hawthorne's Mosses from an Old Manse.
53 Bunyan's Holy War.

116 Willmott's Poets of the Nineteenth Century.
54 Dodá's Beauties of Shakespeare.

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56 Romance of London-Supernatural, &c. 120 Goethe's Faust. Translated by BAYARD
57 A Century of Anecdote.

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